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Los Angeles transgender resources

Below are a few notable L.A. area resources. These are for informational purposes only and do not necessarily imply an endorsement.

Medical resources

Los Angeles LGBT Center (

  • Trans* Lounge (
  • Trans health services at a reasonable cost, based on need.
  • I give classes here now and then.

Richard S. Horowitz, M.D., F.A.C.P. (

  • Dr. Horowitz is generally well-regarded.

Dr. Jim Ye (

Trans Needle Exchange (

Financial and legal resources

Trans Defense Fund Los Angeles (

Unique Women’s Coalition (UWC) (

TransLatin@ Coalition (


Rosalyne Blumenstein, LCSW (

Dr Z PhD (

Follow Your Compass Therapy (

  • Jessica Silsby, PsyD
  • Jessica Ulmer, PsyD
  • Tamara Sharifov, LCSW

Christine Milrod, PhD, LMFT (

  • Longtime community supporter with helpful resources.

Gender Wellness of Los Angeles (

Heather Brewer, LMFT (

Helen E. Hill LMFT (

Los Angeles Gender Center (LAGC) (

Southern California Transgender Counseling (

Van Ness Recovery House (

Los Angeles Sex Therapy: Mou Wilson, LMFT (

Alexander Yoo, MA (

Orange County & Long Beach:

Laura Caghan, PsyD, PsyD (

Marnee Reiley (

Patricia Wojdowski, L.C.S.W. (

Beach Cities LGBT Therapy: Linda K. Reeves, LMFT (

Hair removal

Layla’s Electrolysis and Skin Care (

Sabrena Smith & Associates (

Zap! Electrolysis (

Descanso Electrolysis (

ElectroYogi Electrolysis (

Flash Electrology (


The Voice Stylist (

General support

Equality California (

TG Rainbow (

Being Me Orange County (

The LGBT Center OC (

See also

California transgender resources